AAPG Datapages is the "search-and-retrieval database" of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists. Founded in 1917, the American Association of Petroleum Geologists is currently the world's largest professional geological society.
The membership of AAPG includes geologists, geophysicists, CEOs, managers, consultants, students and academicians. The purpose of the organization is to foster scientific research, advance the science of geology, promote technology and inspire high professional conduct.
Academic OneFile is an interdisciplinary database of peer-reviewed,
full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference
sources. Subjects covered are the physical sciences, technology,
medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, and literature.
For accounting academics and professionals, access to reliable information is critical for this continuously evolving area of study. ProQuest Accounting & Tax brings together highly ranked global and scholarly journals with key resources for locating quick and precise results covering current news and topics, as well as the trends and history influencing important accounting and tax issues of the day.
The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Humanities E-Book (HEB) collection offers 2,200 full-text e-book titles from 14 learned societies, nearly 100
contributing publishers, and the librarians at the University of Michigan’s
Scholarly Publishing Office.
The ACM Digital Library is the full-text repository of papers from publications that have been published, co-published, or co-marketed by ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) and other publishers.
AfricaBib consists of two bibliographic databases indexing Africana periodical literature (Africana Periodical Literature Bibliographic Database) and African Women's literature (African Women Bibliographic Database). Date coverage spans the early 19th C to the present. Also included is a comprehensive bibliography on women travelers and explorers to Africa (Women Travelers, Explorers and Missionaries to Africa Bibliographic Database).
African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 provides online access to approximately 270 U.S.
newspapers chronicling a century and a half of
the African American experience. This unique
collection features papers from more than 35
states—including many rare and historically
significant 19th century titles.
AGRICOLA serves as the catalog and index of the U.S. National Agricultural Library. All aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines are covered,
including animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences,
forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems,
agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human
nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences.
The AGRIS search engine provides access to 2.3 million citations from sources in over 100 countries that cover all aspects of agricultural sciences and technology, including grey literature not available through normal publication and distribution channels. Created by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), AGRIS is continually updated and includes data from 1975 to present.
Aluka is an international and collaborative digital library of scholarly resources from and about Africa. Aluka includes high-quality scholarly
content from institutions and individuals across the
materials contributed by Aluka’s partners range from archival
documents, periodicals, books, reports, manuscripts, and reference
works, to three-dimensional models, maps, oral histories, plant
specimens, photographs, and slides.
America: History and Life is the definitive index of research covering the
history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to
the present. It covers over 1,700 journal titles published worldwide and includes article citations and book/media reviews.
Ancestry Library Edition (must access from Heritage Hall computers)
Ancestry Library Edition is available from select computers in the Heritage Hall Archives located in Hekman Library.
Ancestry Library Edition gives patrons instant access to a wide range of unique resources for genealogical and historical research. With more than 5 billion names in over 4,600 databases, Ancestry Library Edition includes records from the United States census; military records; court, land, and probate records; vital and church records; directories; passenger lists, and more. Similar information is also available for the United Kingdom, Canada and some European countries.
The Anthropological Index Online is a database of articles based on the journal holdings of The Anthropology Library at the The British Museum, which receives periodicals in all branches of anthropology from academic institutions and publishers around the world.
The Aquatic Plant Information Retrieval System (APIRS) database includes more than 71,000 citations, and continues to be the largest free database of its kind in the world. It contains citation and keyword records for scientific articles and reports about uncounted species of aquatic, wetland and invasive plants.
This database offers abstracts and indexing of an international array of scholarly publications. In addition to articles, Art Abstracts indexes reproductions of works of art. Subjects covered include: Advertising Art, Archaeology, Architecture, Art History, Decorative Arts, Fashion Design, Folk Art, Graphic Arts, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Motion Pictures, Non-Western Art, Painting, Photography, Pottery, Sculpture, Textiles, and Video.
ARTstor is an image collection which documents artistic traditions across all times and cultures and embraces architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design as well as many other forms of visual and material culture. Modeled after JSTOR, ARTstor draws its content from libraries, museums, photographic archives, publishers, and individual scholars.
A leading information source for students
and faculty at business schools, ProQuest Asian Business and Reference™
often is used in conjunction with other business information services
such as ABI/INFORM®, but it also serves as an excellent stand-alone
The Astrophysics Data System (ADS) is a NASA-funded project which maintains four bibliographic databases containing more than 4.4 million records: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Instrumentation, Physics and Geophysics, and preprints in Astronomy.
ProQuest Banking Information Source combines the currency of the Internet and the perspective of industry journals to provide this financial services research tool. With over 640 of the most authoritative sources of information coverage includes:
Industry and professional newsletters
School of BankMarketing Papers
The database brings together leading journals from the important international markets and allows you to analyze and compare articles from 470 full-text sources.
Contains thousands of works of English language classic fiction, nonfiction, and reference works, including Bartlett's quotations and the 18 volume Cambridge History of English and American Literature.
This online version of the print Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) contains over 727,803 records on all subjects (especially in the humanities and the social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide from 1971 to the present.
Use this index to search biographical dictionaries, subject encyclopedias, volumes of literary criticism, and other indexes for information on individuals, both living and deceased, from
every field and area of the world.
The BioOne.1 collection includes 87 high-impact publications. "BioOne.1 provides the scholarly community with a . . .collection of critical, high-quality titles across the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences. 84% of BioOne.1's titles are ISI ranked, and many titles are considered leaders in their respective fields."
Click on "Content to which I have access" on the left hand menu. We do not have full-text access to the BioOne.2 collection. This will ensure that you only locate full text.
Brings ease, authority, and fun to the question: "What should I read next?" Has book suggestions from experts, titles, biographies, and more. Menus easily broaden and narrow searches according to author, title, subject, and other criteria.
General BusinessFile ASAP™
type of information your library users need
for truly comprehensive business research:
full-text journals, investment reports, directory listings and newswire releases, as well
as indexing of three national newspapers. Use GBF ASAP in conjunction with ABI/INFORM for a truly comprehensive search!
While other business resources are merely aggregations of articles, Gale Business Insights: Essentials is a user-friendly business tool. In addition to providing authoritative information and statistical data, Gale Business Insights: Essentials enables researchers to explore real world application and develop analytical skills. Perfect for libraries requiring a comprehensive resource that can satisfy the needs of owners, entrepreneurs, marketing professionals, academics, investors, students and general researchers alike, Gale Business Insights: Essentials features rich content, a user-friendly interface, robust analytical tools and a vastly improved research experience.
CAIRSS for Music is a bibliographic database of research literature in music education, music psychology, music therapy, and music medicine. CAIRSS contains citations to every article published in 16 primary journals, as well as citations of selected articles from 11 secondary journals. CAIRSS is updated regularly.
The Calvin Choral Music Database (CCMD) contains over 5,000 records that describe choral scores. The core of this database is Calvin' College's choral music library and the collections of two church libraries: LaGrave Ave. Christian Reformed Church and Calvin Christian Reformed Church. The library staff would like to thank church choir directors Merle Mustert (LaGrave) and Kenneth Bos (Calvin CRC) for their generosity in allowing us to use their choral libraries to enrich this database.
The search interface for electronic journals and books from Cambridge University Press. The Hekman Library began subscribing to Cambridge electronic books in early 2011, so the number of accessible books will be small for the first few years.
CMPI is an index of articles from Canadian music periodicals provided by the Library and Archives Canada. The CMPI database includes over 37 000 entries on articles dating from the late-19th century to the present day.